What costs you can claim

There are different costs you can claim if you’re eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine claims scheme.

You need to tell us what you’re claiming for and show us how you've calculated the amount.

If you’re eligible, you can get money for any of the following claim loss categories:

If you need help with what losses you might be eligible for, call the COVID-19 Vaccine Claim Scheme.

Find more information about what you can claim in the COVID-19 vaccine claims scheme policy on the Department of Health and Aged Care website.

Before you can claim, you need to get your doctor to complete a COVID-19 vaccine claims scheme medical report. You need this as proof when you submit your claim. We’ll need your doctor’s responses to help us assess your claim. The claim loss categories you are claiming for need to be supported by your doctor in this form. To assist us in understanding your claim losses, you can also provide a completed COVID-19 vaccine claims scheme expenses form, showing the amount you’re claiming. Matching proof to support your losses and expenses, such as invoices, quotes, and payslips.

To support each category you’re claiming for, you need to give us a statement confirming any third party payments you’ve received or are entitled to receive. Complete the COVID-19 Vaccine Claims Scheme – Third Party Payment Statement form and submit it to us. Read about third party payments to learn more about declaring.

Page last updated: 6 February 2024.
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